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Trump’s Budget Won’t be Balanced, Just Restrained

13 February 2018
Trump’s Budget Won’t be Balanced, Just Restrained

Under President Trump's proposed budget, the governemnt admits it can't end deficit spending, but will merely attempt to make those deficits smaller by increasing tax receipts owing to economic growth.

The Coming Avalanche of Repatriated Dollars

19 January 2018
The Coming Avalanche of Repatriated Dollars

The impact of Apple’s repatriation of its overseas profit hoard of some $250 billion — which is expected to be massive — could be dwarfed if much of the about...

Beyond Trickle Down

11 January 2018
Beyond Trickle Down

“Did you see they're doing trickle-down again?” asked a buddy of mine, a Vietnam vet, the other day at lunch. “It doesn't work. It's just a con to give big...

Minimum Wage Hikes Take a Toll; Red Robin Announces Massive Layoffs

10 January 2018
Minimum Wage Hikes Take a Toll; Red Robin Announces Massive Layoffs

Even the government’s best intentions usually result in unintended negative consequences, and the new minimum wage increases that went into effect on January 1 in 18 states and 19 localities...

Credit Card Debt Hits $1 Trillion, Raising Alarms

09 January 2018
Credit Card Debt Hits $1 Trillion, Raising Alarms

Increasing credit card debt, managed prudently, may be more reflective of a growing and increasingly vibrant economy rather than a warning signal.

What the Latest Jobs Reports Really Mean

08 January 2018
What the Latest Jobs Reports Really Mean

The jobs reports are a "surface" indicator showing something much more profound taking place in the economy.

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Minimum Wage Hikes Take a Toll; Red Robin Announces Massive Layoffs

10 January 2018
Minimum Wage Hikes Take a Toll; Red Robin Announces Massive Layoffs

Even the government’s best intentions usually result in unintended negative consequences, and the new minimum wage increases that went into effect on January 1 in 18 states and 19 localities...

Mayweather’s Next Fight

05 September 2017
Mayweather’s Next Fight

Nearly everyone knows about the recent fight between boxer Floyd Mayweather and mixed martial artist Conor McGregor. What people may not know, and may never have even considered, are the...

How to Pay for Tax Cuts

29 August 2017
How to Pay for Tax Cuts

Any tax reform plan that does not “pay” for tax cuts with cuts in spending is just a waste of time.

Robert Kiyosaki of Rich Dad: "We're Being Lied to and Ripped Off"

26 July 2017
Robert Kiyosaki of Rich Dad: "We're Being Lied to and Ripped Off"

VIDEO - On June 23 & 24, 2017, a "Red Pill" Expo was held in Bozeman, Montana by Freedom Force International. Correspondent Alex Newman was invited to the event, and...

Fracking’s Vicious Cycle Making Bondholders Nervous

20 July 2017
Fracking’s Vicious Cycle Making Bondholders Nervous

Investors in high-yield bonds issued by small fracking companies are getting nervous.

Phasing Out the Federal Reserve

09 March 2017
Phasing Out the Federal Reserve

VIDEO - Constitutional expert Robert Brown discusses possible directions towards abolishing the Federal Reserve. With the Federal Reserve's strong influence over the market, Brown sees abolishment as a needed gradual...

 

 

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